Bill Gates drives EV auto rickshaw India Anand Mahindra invites Gates Sachin Tendulkar for EV drag race WATCH
Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates recently tried out a three-wheeled electric auto rickshaw, a video of which has gone viral on social media.
The billionaire was seen riding an e-auto rickshaw during his recent visit to India.
Bill Gates shared the post on Instagram and wrote, “India’s passion for innovation never ceases to amaze. I rode an electric rickshaw, which could travel up to 131 km and carry up to 4 people. It is inspiring to see companies like Mahindra contribute to the decarbonising the transport sector.”
“What has three wheels, no emissions and no sound? It’s called Mahindra Treo,” the video’s caption read.
“We will have to reinvent the way we do everything from agriculture to transportation to move towards a carbon-free world,” the post said.
Anand Mahindra, chairman of the Mahindra Group, commented on the post that he is so glad Bill Gates found time to check out the e-vehicle. He also asked Gates that he would like to have an EV drag race including him and Sachin Tendulkar.
“Chalti ka Naam Bill Gates ki Gaadi,” so glad you found the time to check out the Treo @BillGates. Now on the agenda of your next trip should be a three wheel EV drag race between you, @sachin_rt and me…,” Anand Mahindra said in the Twitter post.
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